List number: 1457753
List grade: 2
Grid ref: NY7751208730

War Memorial, Kirkby Stephen


The war memorial in Kirkby Stephen is located in the market square. The memorial is in the style of a 15th century cross made of Lazonby sandstone. It is dedicated to 48 local servicemen who died in the First World War. The memorial was unveiled on the 8th of July 1920 by General Sir Arthur Wynne and dedicated by Chancellor Campbell, Archdeacon of Carlisle.[1] Later, the memorial was further dedicated to 12 local servicemen who lost their lives in the Second World War. The memorial is Grade II listed.

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War Memorial, Kirkby Stephen

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Kirkby Stephen - town war memorial

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War Memorial & Market Square

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Kirkby Stephen War Memorial
- ".....Kirkby Stephen War Memorial is located in the Market Square, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria. It is prominently situated at the heart of the settlement. It comprises a Lazonby sandstone cross pattée ...

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KIRKBY STEPHEN
- "....In the style of a 15th century cross made of Lazonby sandstone with an octagonal die, and a tapering shaft surmounted by a capital in the manner of the period ...

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